Fantastico is an alternative approach to installing wordpress on a web server, Hostgator, provides you with the option to install WordPress using Quick Install or Fantastico.
To view installation of WordPress using Quick Install, please see this post.
Fantastico too makes it really easy to install wordpress and a ton of other opensource php scripts that you can use for free, these scripts include software for forums, help desk systems, several blogging and cms platforms, and much more.
This video shows you how to install wordpress using the quick install on Hostgator.
The first thing you need to do when starting with WordPress is to get a hosting account and install wordpress.
Once you have a hosting account with Hostgator the Quick install makes the process of installing WordPress really easy, in fact you can have your first wordpress website up and running in a few minutes from now.
Great, so lets get your Domain and Hosting account from Hostgator. [Your hosting account is the place where your website files will be put so that people can access it across the internet.]
This video shows you how to install WordPress using the quick install.
The WP Quick Start Series provides you with step-by-step guidelines to create a complete wordpress website from scratch.
The first post in this series provides you with a guide to install your first wordpress website on a web server.